Learn something new, enhance your skills, advance your career, and improve your bottom line!

The Business and Training Center offers in-demand skills training courses and programs designed for both individuals and corporations. 

Whether you are looking to develop new skills for career entry or advancement or are a company looking to build the skills of your employees, we offer the quality instruction you are looking for. We will also work directly with your company to build a customized corporate training program to meet your specific needs.

Business & Training

Excel Classes – All Levels

Remote & In-Person Classes Offered

Need help paying for class? This is a WIOA funded program.

Introduction to Excel


  • April 2-3, 2024

T, W  9:00-12:00PM

Cost: $257

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Intermediate Excel


  • April 9-10, 2024

T, W  9:00-12:00PM

Cost: $257

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Macros & Pivot Tables


  • April 16-17, 2024

T, W  9:00-11:00AM

Cost: $210

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Online Learning

Choose from a variety of Business & Training Center (BTC) online courses with flexible learning options to meet your schedule.

BTC Online Courses

Healthcare Programs

Prepare for exciting, challenging, and rewarding careers in Healthcare. Learn more about our Medical Assistant Training and Licensed Nursing Assistant Programs.

Medical Assistant Training Certificate

Become a medical assistant in just 12 weeks! Learn to assist physicians with administrative and clinical responsibilities and prepare for the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) exam.

  • 8 weeks in class
    • Monday – Thursday 9:00am – 5:00pm
    • Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm
  • 4-week practicum
    • Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

Tuition: $5,650
Note: Starting with the July class, program tuition will increase to $5,900

Class Dates for 2024:

  • January 16-April 5, 2024
  • April 8-June 28, 2024
  • July 1-September 20, 2024
  • September 23-December 13, 2024

For additional details about the program, information sessions, how to apply, and more, visit the Medical Assistant Training Program or call 603-427-7653 to learn more and start the application process.

*WIOA Approved Program*

Licensed Nursing Assistant Program

The LNA training program prepares you to work in a vital role providing direct patient care and emphasizes many areas of healthcare education including infection control, safety and proper body mechanics.

This five-week Board of Nursing approved program, run by Manchester Community College, is now offered in Portsmouth at Great Bay Community College. It combines in-person instruction (24 hours clinical lab instruction & 60 hours of clinical training at a local healthcare facility) and 60 hours of online work.

For additional details about the program and how to apply, visit the LNA webpage to learn more and start the application process.

*WIOA Approved Program*

Technical Skills

To meet industry and career training demands, we offer programs and short-term training options designed to offer in-demand training for the manufacturing, industrial and construction sectors. Courses are suitable for both professionals looking to enhance or build career skills as well as for employers looking to send their employees to build or refresh skills.

Need More Information?

Do you have questions about the Business & Training Center, or the courses/programs we offer?

Contact us using the form below, or by calling 603-427-7653 or emailing [email protected].